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June 2019

Tilson CEO Joshua Broder Testifies Before House Small Business Committee

Tilson CEO, Joshua Broder, will testify before the United States House of Representatives Workforce Subcommittee on the importance of training and apprenticeship programs to meet current and future hiring needs as the industry moves toward 5G and next-generation technologies. The hearing, entitled, “Mind the Skills Gap: Apprenticeships and Training Programs,” focuses on new ways private industry and the government can partner together to meet ever-growing workforce demands as businesses grow and compete.   

April 2019

Tilson Introduces Industry-Leading Leave Policies for Employees

“We strongly believe our improved leave policies will afford current Tilson employees the valuable time they need with their families at critical times in their lives.” says Joshua Broder, Tilson CEO. “Tilson is committed to providing the flexibility to team members while continuing to support dynamic career opportunities and development."

March 2020

Tilson Hires Greg Edmoundson to Lead Network Development

Tilson has recently hired Greg Edmoundson to drive Tilson’s business strategy to further develop the company’s rapidly growing position in the telecommunications industry. Mr. Edmoundson has held numerous leadership roles in network deployment, operations, long-term growth solutions, and business development over the past three decades. 

January 2020

Tilson Partners with The Roux Institute at Northeastern to bring an engine of innovation, talent and economic growth to Portland

The new hub for leading talent, research and innovation will offer graduate- and post-graduate-level program offerings dedicated to digital engineering and life sciences programs. "By partnering with the Roux Institute and Northeastern on R&D, we’ll continue our success in anticipating the next technology trend" said Joshua Broder, Tilson CEO.

January 2020

Tilson Appoints Sheryl Tullis to Board of Directors

Tilson has appointed Sheryl Tullis as the newest member to its Board of Directors. Ms. Tullis is a Partner at Direct Technology, a veteran-owned software and services company, and Head of Strategic Communications for TA Group Holdings, a private equity firm. She brings over 30 years of experience in the mobile and technology sectors across a broad range of leadership positions including at Microsoft and as a US Army Signal Officer. 

December 2019

Tilson Expands Internship Opportunities for Veterans and 2020 Summer Participants

Tilson has expanded its summer and year-round internship program as it continues to invest in the development of its workforce and the next generation of industry leaders. 

November 2019

Tilson Hires Alda Licis to Lead National Infrastructure Development Initiatives

In this newly created position, Ms. Licis will oversee Tilson’s fiber, wireless, network, space and tower asset development and leaseback within SQF, LLC, which was funded earlier this spring by SDC Capital Partners’ up to $100 million investment. 

October 2019

Tilson Recognized as ENR Top 600 Specialty Contractor

Tilson has again earned a place on the Engineering News Record (ENR) Top 600 list of Specialty Contractors. From #560 in 2017 and #481 in 2018, Tilson rose 138 spots this year to #343, a reflection of the company’s rapid growth this year as a national turnkey solution provider. Tilson was also recently recognized for the 9th year in a row on the Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, rising 23 spots in its ranking to position #1773. Tilson’s growth on both lists is a direct reflection of its work expanding to meet increasing customer demands for 5G small cell and fiber networks across the country as the telecommunications market shows no sign of slowing.